There are 7 ways to get from Budapest to Linz by train, bus, night train, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Linz Hbf Rj

$70 - $110

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Budapest to Linz 270.6 miles

$24

5 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Nepliget to Linz Donau Hafen/Industriezeile 795

$53

Night train  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the night train from Kelenföld to Linz Hbf En

$71 - $111

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Linz 270.9 miles

$50 - $75

Fly to Vienna, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Vienna (VIE) BUD - VIE
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf

$125 - $341

Fly to Linz  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Linz (LNZ) BUD - LNZ

$116 - $410

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Linz is to rideshare which costs 6 664 Ft and takes 5 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Linz is to train which takes 3 h 49 min and costs 20 000 Ft - 31 000 Ft.

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The distance between Budapest and Linz is 366 km. The road distance is 433 km.

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The train from Kelenföld to Linz Hbf takes 3 h 49 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Linz. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Linz Donau Hafen/Industriezeile via Budapest Nepliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Linz Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Linz, Austria?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Budapest to Linz every 4 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h 49 min. Alternatively, Eurolines HU operates a bus from Budapest to Linz twice a week. Tickets cost $52 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Linz via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Vienna
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Linz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest Nepliget to Linz Donau Hafen/Industriezeile
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Budapest to Linz
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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